Categories Archives: Fashion

The Comedy World Says Goodbye to Charlie Murphy….

Comedian Charlie Murphy passed away April 12 after a battle with Leukemia. The 57-year-old older brother to comedian Eddie Murphy made his unique mark on the comedy world during the reign of Chappelle’s Show. Have you ever heard someone say, “Game… ...

What You’re Not Going To Do….

One week ago, Congresswoman Maxine Waters stood before the House of Representatives and gave a speech denouncing President Trump’s policies. There was nothing atypical about that as Waters has been vocally opposed to the legitimacy of this Presidency fr ...

Black Press Week Highlights 2017 Edition.

It was an honor and a privilege to join distinguished members of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) in celebration of the Black Press’ 190th Anniversary in Washington D.C. this week. Though I didn’t have the pleasure of meeting Forwa ...

Couch and Cinema: What to Watch This Spring….

Logan: Hugh Jackman has been playing the role of Wolverine in various X-Men films since 2000 and per the encouragement of his friend Jerry Seinfeld, Jackman decided to make Logan his swan song. Logan, which stars Hugh Jackman as Logan/Wolverine, Patrick S ...

You Made Denzel Washington Cry and that is Not Okay.

Saying the name Casey Affleck appeared bitter to the taste as Brie Larson announced that he had won the 2017 Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Larson stood stoically by with her eyebrows raised and maintained a tight lipped smile. That smile seemed ...

Film Review – ‘I Am Not Your Negro’.

Scroll through any social media comment thread and you’re sure to find “it” there. Perhaps you’ve heard someone mumble “it” during a conversation. Or maybe you have been the person to say “it.” So what is “it” you ask? “It” is the ...

SBIFF Virtuoso Awards.

Each year a group of talented individuals who have had breakthrough performances are honored with a Virtuoso Award at the 32nd Annual Santa Barbara international Film Festival. This year’s awardees  include; Mahershala Ali (Moonlight), Dev Patel (Lion) ...